Following the Modi wave, the topic for this warfare was Make in India: A dream or a practical possibility?
To give you an idea about the scale of this event; it was split in preliminary rounds and the final round. Judges for the preliminary rounds were Mr. Ajit Parulekar, Professor (Marketing) and Assistant Dean (PGDM- HCM), and Professor Nitasha Borah (Professor- OB/HR). Three teams qualified to the final round on November 11, 2014.
The final was another spectacle all together, several teams came to give their opinions about this movement. The formal clad students from various colleges didn’t fail to impress the judges and the crowd.
Evaluations were carried out by Dr. Neeraj Amarnani (Chair- PGP) and Ms. Kanupriya Katyal (Assistant Professor, Marketing). Professor Manish Parmar and Prof Umesh S Mahtani came to witness the speakers present their arguments.
Neha and Avinash Chandnani (PGP I) from Goa Institute of Management won the first prize, followed by Tanay Shah and Mayuri Singh from GIM-HCM who bagged the second prize. There was a tie between teams from GIM and BITS for the third place. Neha from Goa Institute of Management emerged as the best speaker.
The winning team shall be awarded a cash prize of Rs 5000/- and a certificate. The runners up shall be awarded cash prizes of Rs 3000/- and Rs 2000/- each in addition to certificates. Participation certificates shall be awarded to the rest of the participants.
A shout out to EIS for arranging some splendid literati.